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    Raphael Penthouse Suites

    South Tower, Nelson Mandela Square, Fifth Street, Sandton 2146, South Africa
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    “Really not what I expected”
    17 Jan 2016
    “Great value great location”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
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    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Kitchenette
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    Business Centre
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We stayed at the Raphael for two weeks, organised through my husbands company. We left three days before our check out date because the cons severely outweighed the pro’s. When we arrived there was a little area to park your car, which is mainly occupied...More

    Thank SunnyTraveler12
    Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

    A tourist friendly location with everything on your door step. The apartment I stayed in was fresh and modern with everything working perfectly. Despite overlooking Mandela square it was very quiet. I would not hesitate to book again. More spacious and homely than a hotel...More

    Thank David H
    Reviewed 22 April 2012

    My wife and I have stayed here before and no matter how many times you complain it seems to fall on deaf ears. The staff although very polite and cheerfull but lack training and basic hotel skills. At turn down in the evenings,some nights you...More

    1  Thank BruceBruce13
    Reviewed 20 January 2008

    The Raphael Penthouse Suites may be a bit difficult to locate (situated in the Nelson Mandela Plaza in Sandton (an upmarket suberb of J-Burg), but offer a lot of luxury, home comforts in a great location at a very reasonable price (if coming outside the...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 288 - US$ 526 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #23 Luxury Hotel in Sandton
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 60
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Greater Johannesburg >
    • Sandton
    • Also Known As
    • Raphael Penthouse Suites Sandton, Greater Johannesburg
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